Published On : Fri, Nov 14th, 2014

Rural cops raid gambling dens in various areas, nab 23 gamblers, seize stuff worth Rs 3.99 lakh

Nagpur: Rural police on Thursday raided six gambling dens in different parts and arrested 23 gamblers. The cops also seized cash, mobiles, motorcycles and other gambling material collectively worth Rs 3,99,490 from the possession of the arrested gamblers.

In the major raid in Kalamba Shiwar, Parshioni police arrested nine gamblers. The cops recovered cash of Rs 84,860, 7 mobiles, other gambling material and six motorcycles collectively worth Rs 3,93,360 from the possession of the accused.

In other raids carried out under Kanhan, Hingna, Kamptee Police Stations, a total of 14 gamblers were arrested and cash, mobiles and gambling material collectively worth 6130 were seized.

The six raids were carried out under the directives of Superintendent of Police (Nagpur Rural) Arti Singh.